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The Resource Leaving Glorytown : one boy's struggle under Castro, Eduardo F. Calcines

Leaving Glorytown : one boy's struggle under Castro, Eduardo F. Calcines

Label
Leaving Glorytown : one boy's struggle under Castro
Title
Leaving Glorytown
Title remainder
one boy's struggle under Castro
Statement of responsibility
Eduardo F. Calcines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Eduardo Calcines was three years old, Communists took control of Cuba. Eleven years passed before Calcines and his family were finally able to leave the country. Now sixty-three, Calcines, a successful American businessman, recounts what it was like to grow up under Fidel Castro's rule
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calcines, Eduardo F
Dewey number
  • 972.9106/4092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT518.C35
LC item number
C35 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Calcines, Eduardo F
  • Cubans
  • Refugees
  • Cuba
Label
Leaving Glorytown : one boy's struggle under Castro, Eduardo F. Calcines
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Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Coming to Glorytown -- The revolution -- The Bay of Pigs -- Our last noche buena -- More changes -- Stories to ease the pain -- Tio William's arrest -- 149901 -- Gusanos -- Remember the Lord -- More goodbyes -- Panetelas de vainilla -- The ashes of spring -- La Natividad -- Nguyen Van Troy -- Papa's homecoming -- Senora Santana -- A taste of freedom -- Planning to escape -- Flight to freedom
Control code
ocn199460265
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780374343941
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008007506
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)199460265
  • a883202-1001
Label
Leaving Glorytown : one boy's struggle under Castro, Eduardo F. Calcines
Link
Publication
Contents
Coming to Glorytown -- The revolution -- The Bay of Pigs -- Our last noche buena -- More changes -- Stories to ease the pain -- Tio William's arrest -- 149901 -- Gusanos -- Remember the Lord -- More goodbyes -- Panetelas de vainilla -- The ashes of spring -- La Natividad -- Nguyen Van Troy -- Papa's homecoming -- Senora Santana -- A taste of freedom -- Planning to escape -- Flight to freedom
Control code
ocn199460265
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780374343941
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008007506
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)199460265
  • a883202-1001

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